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'Seagate' Sinks: Court Makes Treble Patent Damages Easier

By Casey C. Sullivan, Esq. on June 14, 2016 2:10 PM

The Patent Act authorizes courts to impose triple damages in cases of infringement. But the Federal Circuit's Seagate test makes those damages hard to come by, imposing a relatively complicated two-part test to determine when damages are warranted, subject to trifurcated (yes, (FindLaw's Federal Circuit Blog)

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